1 July 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
Cai Guo Qiang (b. 1957)
signed and dated 'Cai 1997' (upper right)
gunpowder and ink on paper
9½ x 14½in. (24.1 x 36.8cm.)
Executed in 1997
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
A gift from the artist to the present owner.
An outstanding array of Modern and Post-War art by artists including Picasso, Miró and de Kooning — offered during..
Christie’s Prints specialist Elsie Widing on one of the groundbreaking American artist’s most important lithographs
Leading specialists, gallerists and dealers advise on making that first foray into the contemporary art market
We visit the artist’s sprawling studio to discuss the therapeutic potential of art made using raw earth and volcanic magma